High Voltage Maintenance (HVM)

£1,280 + VAT
5 Days
York and Slough.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course will enable you to gain the additional knowledge required to carry out inspection and maintenance of high voltage switchgear and associated systems.
High Voltage Practical Facilities
Safety signs applicable to High Voltage units
Overview of the High Voltage Ring 1 in York
Busbar within High Voltage Systems
Live High Voltage unit
Switch on a High Voltage unit
Close up of High Voltage component
High Voltage Ring York
Dials on High Voltage Units
High Voltage units within training bays
Who is This Course For?
This course is aimed at experienced staff who have responsibility for the safety and maintenance of high voltage switchgear. It is particularly suitable for those who may be required to undertake inspection, maintenance and testing of high voltage equipment.

Key Learning Areas
  • Electricity at Work Regulations requirements for maintenance
  • Recommendations for keeping electrical switchgear safe in accordance with HSG 230
  • High voltage equipment including switchgear and protective devices
  • Care and maintenance requirements for oil and non-oil circuit breakers
  • Testing of earthing systems
  • Maintenance of ancillary equipment
  • Condition monitoring techniques
  • Post maintenance checks including pressure testing
  • Safe working procedures
  • Practical exercises on high voltage assets

Course Schedule
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Introduction
  • Maintenance
  • High Voltage Equipment & Operation
  • High Voltage Equipment
  • ACB Demo
  • RA
  • OCB Maintenance
  • Distribution
  • Fault Finding Exercise(s)
  • Fault Finding Exercise(s)
  • Practical Exercise(s)
  • Earthing & Maintenance
  • Arc Flash
  • Protection
  • Practical Exercise(s)
  • Transformers
  • Assessment(s)

Course Training Team


Graham Taylor MIET

HV/LV Electrical Systems Training Manager

Graham is a HV/LV Electrical Systems Training Manager and has over 35 years experience in the electrical industry and over 5 years electrical training.

graham-taylor heather-beaumont steve-danby

Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 25th March 2019
End date: Friday, 29th March 2019
Monday, 17th June 2019
End date: Friday, 21st June 2019
Monday, 1st July 2019
End date: Friday, 5th July 2019
Monday, 30th September 2019
End date: Friday, 4th October 2019
Monday, 4th November 2019
End date: Friday, 8th November 2019

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